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Three times not a charm

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RAVENNA — The John F. Kennedy football team spent most of the last two offseasons seeing red — both the color and the mascot to be exact. The Cuyahoga Heights Redskins extended their misery another year, and the Eagles will likely be seeing the No. 84, along with red, for a little ...

Early deficit no problem in win

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YOUNGSTOWN — The Youngstown Phantoms fell behind 3-0 within the first 10 minutes of the game, but scored six unanswered goals to come back and beat the U.S. National Team Development Program, 6-3, Saturday night at the Covelli Centre. Despite the early deficit, Phantoms coach Brad Patterson ...

YSU rallies for last-second win

YSU Sports

YOUNGSTOWN — Corrione Cardwell drove past the Youngstown State defense, just as Eastern Michigan did numerous times during the first two quarters of the women’s basketball game Saturday morning at the Beeghly Center. It was much different in the final two quarters, but the Eagles tied the ...

Hubbard’s Trobek goes to Lake Erie

High School Sports

Last week, A.J. Trobek, a member of Hubbard’s soccer team, signed his letter of intent to attend Lake Erie College and continue his soccer career with the Storm. Trobek ended his Hubbard career with 77 goals, the record holder for most goals in a career and was a four-year letterwinner with ...

Penn State next for Buckeyes after rout of Rutgers

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PISCATAWAY, N.J. — Fresh off another rout, Justin Fields and No. 2 Ohio State was looking ahead. Because chances are the next couple of games figure to be a bit tougher for the Buckeyes. Fields threw for a career-high 305 yards and matched his best with four touchdown passes as Ohio State ...

Indiana State tops YSU, 24-17

YSU Sports

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. — Kurtis Wilderman was 17-of-20 passing for 140 yards and Indiana State rushed for three touchdowns in a 24-17 victory over Youngstown State on Saturday. Indiana State led 24-10 with 5:56 remaining in the third quarter, but its next three possessions ended in two punts ...

Scoreboard

High School Sports

SATURDAY’S REGIONAL SEMIFINALS Division IV Region 13 ¯ Poland 35, Wintersville Indian Creek 0 ¯ Perry 37, Cuyahoga Falls CVCA 14 Region 14 ¯ Clyde 35, Shelby 21 ¯ Ottawa-Glandorf 21, Wauseon 14 Region 15 ¯ Bloom-Carroll 49, Waverly 21 ¯ Newark Licking Valley 20, ...

Penguins rout Maple Leafs

Local Sports

PITTSBURGH — Dominik Kahun scored two goals and the Pittsburgh Penguins routed the Toronto Maple Leafs 6-1 on Saturday night. Kahun matched a career-high with three points. Bryan Rust also had a three-point game, with a short-handed goal and two assists. Jake Guentzel and Evgeni Malkin each ...

All-conference, other honors

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Volleyball ALL-OHIO Division II Third Team Natalie Pallone Girard Sr Honorable Mention ¯ Canfield: Alexis Mettille, Sr. Division II Second Team Brenna Auer Crestview Sr ALL-AMERICAN CONFERENCE RED TIER ¯ Player of the Year: Grace Mangapora, Canfield First Team Abbie ...

JFK basketball coach patiently waits

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With the start of the high school basketball season just weeks away, most area teams are practicing at full throttle. Warren John F. Kennedy High coach Mark Komlanc is, well, somewhat stuck in neutral as he waits for all of the cogs of his engine to be put in place. Because of Kennedy’s ...

Cold weather doesn’t mean end of fishing

Local Sports

Social media posts in recent weeks have chronicled a variety of interesting catches locally, serving as a reminder that even with snow blowing across the region we still have plenty of good fishing to enjoy. Conditions may not be as comfortable for anglers as they were two or three months ...

YSU men lose at Louisiana-Lafayette

YSU Sports

LAFAYETTE, La. — Kobe Julien had 23 points as Louisiana-Lafayette topped Youngstown State 73-61 on Friday night. Jalen Johnson had 16 points and 10 rebounds for Louisiana-Lafayette (3-1). Cedric Russell added 14 points. After trailing 29-26 at halftime, the Ragin’ Cajuns first took the ...

Tigers’ gadget play is winner

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ST. CLAIRSVILLE — There’s at least one day a week where the Springfield Tigers work on several different gadget plays, just in case the time comes where they might need one. Coach Sean Guerriero found that time with just under 5 minutes to play in Friday’s Division VI, Region 21 ...

Garrett out indefinitely

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CLEVELAND — Myles Garrett is done playing for the Cleveland Browns this season. The NFL isn’t saying when the star defensive end will play again. He was suspended for at least the rest of the regular season and postseason — if the Browns qualify. The league discipline Friday came hours ...

Scoreboard

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Regional semifinals FRIDAY’S SCORES Division I Region 1 ¯ Lakewood St. Edward 47, Euclid 9 ¯ Mentor 34, Can. McKinley 13 Region 2 ¯ Dublin Coffman 42, Tol. Whitmer 17 ¯ Springfield 37, Dublin Jerome 14 Region 3 ¯ Groveport-Madison 13, Powell Olentangy Liberty 7 ¯ ...

Favored by 51, Buckeyes’ backups expected to play

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PISCATAWAY, N.J. — There aren’t many ranked teams who bring a backup quarterback into a meeting with the media to preview their next opponent late in the season. No. 2 Ohio State (9-0, 6-0 Big Ten) isn’t your ordinary team. The Buckeyes have won 15 straight games dating to last season ...

College sports signings

High School Sports

The following area student-athletes have signed or will sign letters of intent or commitments to play their particular sport at the collegiate level. The signings listed are those that have been reported to the Tribune Chronicle or Vindicator: Student-athlete High ...

Source says Cherington is Bucs’ next GM

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PITTSBURGH — The Pirates have agreed to hire Ben Cherington as their general manager, a person familiar with the decision told The Associated Press. The person spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity Friday because the agreement had not been announced. Pittsburgh scheduled a news ...

Browns’ DB has torn Achilles

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CLEVELAND — A person familiar with the injury says Cleveland Browns starting safety Morgan Burnett is done for the season with a torn Achilles tendon. Burnett got hurt in the first half of Thursday’s 21-7 win over the Pittsburgh Steelers, one of his former teams. Tests taken Friday ...

Badger’s Stanhope ready to go distance for James Madison

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HEBRON — Miranda Stanhope had a visitor from Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley, the western part of the state. James Madison University was interested in the Badger High School senior standout distance runner. She’s been one of Division III’s best runners for the past couple of seasons, ...